Rep. Lee Zeldin Announces His State of the Union Guest
Patchogue, NY- On Friday, January 16, 2015, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, C- NY-1) announced that he has selected Brookhaven Town Supervisor Ed Romaine to be his guest at the President’s State of the Union address this upcoming Tuesday, January 20.
Congressman Zeldin said, “It is an honor to invite Brookhaven Town Supervisor Ed Romaine as my guest for the 2015 State of the Union Address. Supervisor Romaine, a former teacher, Suffolk County Legislator and Suffolk County Clerk, has dedicated his entire life towards bettering our community. With a population of over 486,000 residents as of the last census, Brookhaven is the second largest town in New York State. Brookhaven is one of eight great towns I am privileged to represent in New York’s First Congressional District.”
"I am honored to be invited as Congressman Zeldin's guest at the President's State of the Union Address," said Brookhaven Town Supervisor Ed Romaine. "As a State Senator, Lee was a great advocate for the residents of Brookhaven Town and I am confident that we will continue to build on our strong partnership while he is in Washington. There are many issues on the Federal level that we face today, including a fragile shoreline and barrier beach erosion. Now, with Lee at the helm, we have a leader in Congress who will get things done."